Robert Rennslaer Smiley, III, American lawyer. Bar: District of Columbia 70, United States Court Appeals (District of Columbia circuit) 1973, United States Court Appeals (4th circuit) 1974, United States Court Claims 1973, United States Supreme Court 1975, United States Court Appeals (9th circuit) 1982, South Carolina 1989, licensed: (commercial instrument multi-engine pilot).
Trial attorney air crash unit civil division United States Department Justice, 1970—1972. Private practice Washington, 1972—1973. Senior partner Smiley & Lear, 1973—1978, Smiley Olson Gilman & Pangia, Washington, 1980—1986, Raleigh, North Carolina, 1980—1986, Charleston, South Carolina, 1980—1986, Smiley & Mineo, Washington, since 1986, Charleston, since 1986, Raleigh, North Carolina, since 1986.
Assistant editor George Washington Law Review. Captain United States Coast Guard, served to captain United States Naval Reserve, 1956-1968.